Nancy Presley Watson, 72, of Lynchburg, passed away Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. She was the wife of Rodger J. Watson. Born March 13, 1942 in Pearisburg; she was a daughter of the late Claude Presley and Bernice Graham Presley. Nancy is also preceded in death by a brother: Beverly Presley. Nancy retired from Lynchburg General Hospital after 30 years of employment as a switchboard operator. In her spare time she bowled on several bowling leagues. She was a member of Forest United Methodist Church. In addition to her husband, Nancy is survived by one brother: Thomas Presley; a sister: Rose Mary Presley; and a number of nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions may be made to Forest United Methodist Church, 1150 Burnbridge Road, Forest, VA 24551, or Lynchburg Humane Society. 3305 Naval Reserve Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at Tharp Funeral Home in Bedford, with Rev. Bill Burleigh officiating. Interment followed in Virginia Memorial Park. Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.tharpfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Bedford, 540-586-3443.
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Published in Bedford Bulletin from Dec. 24 to Dec. 25, 2014